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September 17 is Constitution Day and Citizenship Day. This day commemorates the September 17, 1787 signing of the United States Constitution.

Federal Requirement

"Each educational institution that receives Federal funds for a fiscal year shall hold an educational program on the United States Constitution on September 17 of such year for the students served by the educational institution."

Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2005, Public Law 108-447, section 111(b), 118 Stat. 3344 (page 536 of the pdf version)

Federal Resources for Constitution Day

Other Resources for Constitution Day